August 26, 2015

Resources for Remote Design

Jim Kalbach

Jim Kalbach is a noted author, speaker, and instructor in customer experience, experience design, digital transformation, and strategy.

Jim’s newly published book, The Jobs To Be Done Playbook, offers techniques organizations can follow to turn market insight into action.


Here at MURAL, we are committed to supporting remote design. This post gathers some resources to learn what experts have to say about designing remotely, and tools to help you do it, too.

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ARTICLES and CASE STUDIES

TOOLS

We recently conducted a survey on remote design. Here are the top tools the designers use for various aspects of remote design:

Conferencing Tools
Chat
File Sharing
Online Prototyping
Online Testing
Online Research
Online Whiteboards

FUTURE TRENDS

Remote work is on the rise. Odds are you'll have to design remotely in the future. As technology for remote collaboration gets better, it will make remote design easier. Here are few bits of inspiration:

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FINAL THOUGHTS

Remote design will continue to develop. We're confident that as new solutions because available, designers will be both more comfortable and more productive designing from a far.

To further the cause, we've created a discussion group on LinkedIn. Please add to the conversation with your thoughts and comments.

Join the Effective Remote Design group on LinkedIn